Alasdair Macleod is the Head of Research at GoldMoney.
Other Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology
The thinking goes that MIT's new GDP-B measure allows the statistician to estimate a “consumer surplus.”
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and Banking
Pumping yet more credit into the Eurozone is as effective as giving adrenalin to a dead horse.
Cronyism and CorporatismGlobal EconomyMoney and Banking
Existing political tensions within the EU are certain to escalate as the EU falls behind in global economic power, and Brussels, hooked on profligacy, for the first time faces budget cuts.
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyU.S. Economy
It is challenging to see how governments can escape from their debt traps when interest rates rise above the levels currently forecasted.
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and Banks
Italy’s problems are yet to descend into a Greek-style crisis, but that is the direction of travel. And Italy is far more serious than Greece because of its sheer size.